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Troy Gillard (right) was named the Red Deer Rebels new director of broadcasts and media Thursday. (Photo courtesy of Rob Wallator/ Red Deer Rebels)

Red Deer Rebels name Troy Gillard new play-by-play man

Troy Gillard got an unexpected text from WHL legend Thursday. “Congrats, welcome…

 

New seating, updated dressing rooms and a new score clock were among the big changes. (Photo from City of Red Deer)

Westerner Park seeks $1 million from Red Deer County for Centrium upgrades

$2.1 million upgrade project would replace ice plant and climate control systems

 

Red Deer Rebels defenceman Joel Sexsmith tries to lay a hit in a game earlier this season against the Medicine Hat Tigers. (Photo by ROB WALLATOR/Red Deer Rebels

As Red Deer Rebels struggle, defenceman Joel Sexsmith tries to see the bright side

The 19-year-old provided an assessment of the difficult season heading into their final four games

 

Red Deer Rebels forward Jayden Grubbe is one of three Rebels on the NHL Central Scouting players to watch list for the 2021 NHL Draft. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)

Rebels seek consistency ahead of matchup with Hitmen

The Red Deer Rebels had to deal with a pang of regret…

Red Deer Rebels forward Jayden Grubbe is one of three Rebels on the NHL Central Scouting players to watch list for the 2021 NHL Draft. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)
Despite uncertainty at Westerner Park, the Red Deer Rebels still expect to play their home games at the Centrium come October. (Westerner Park image).
Despite uncertainty at Westerner Park, the Red Deer Rebels still expect to play their home games at the Centrium come October. (Westerner Park image).
Red Deer Rebels defenceman Christoffer Sedoff was its 25th overall pick in the 2019 CHL Import Draft last year. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)
Red Deer Rebels defenceman Christoffer Sedoff was its 25th overall pick in the 2019 CHL Import Draft last year. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)
The Red Deer Rebels signed Matteo Fabrizi to a standard player agreement on Wednesday. The six-foot-three, 22-pound defenceman was a second round pick, 31st overall in the 2020 WHL Bantam Draft. (Photo courtesy of the Red Deer Rebels)

Rebels lock up second round pick Matteo Fabrizi

Red Deer’s Harrison Lodewyk also signs with Prince Albert Raiders

The Red Deer Rebels signed Matteo Fabrizi to a standard player agreement on Wednesday. The six-foot-three, 22-pound defenceman was a second round pick, 31st overall in the 2020 WHL Bantam Draft. (Photo courtesy of the Red Deer Rebels)
Red Deer Bantam AAA Rebels forward Talon Brigley gets around Calgary Royals forward Sean Quinn in the second period at Servus Arena on Saturday. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)

Talon Brigley signs with Red Deer Rebels

2019 8th rounder Jhett Larson also signs

Red Deer Bantam AAA Rebels forward Talon Brigley gets around Calgary Royals forward Sean Quinn in the second period at Servus Arena on Saturday. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)
The Red Deer Rebels celebrate a goal earlier this season against the Tri-City Americans. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)

Red Deer Rebels hold plenty of optimism for 2020-21 WHL season

There’s still farm chores to do, even in these crazy times. Red…

The Red Deer Rebels celebrate a goal earlier this season against the Tri-City Americans. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)
The Red Deer Rebels picked Gracyn Sawchyn with the first overall selection in the inaugural WHL U.S. Prospects Draft on Wednesday. (Photo courtesy of Red Deer Rebels)

Rebels pick Gracyn Sawchyn first overall in inaugural WHL U.S Prospects draft

The Red Deer Rebels went to a well-known hockey institution for their…

The Red Deer Rebels picked Gracyn Sawchyn with the first overall selection in the inaugural WHL U.S. Prospects Draft on Wednesday. (Photo courtesy of Red Deer Rebels)
Rebels captain Ethan Sakowich reflects as WHL season ends abruptly

Rebels captain Ethan Sakowich reflects as WHL season ends abruptly

It is rare to catch Ethan Sakowich in a bad mood. Even…

Rebels captain Ethan Sakowich reflects as WHL season ends abruptly
Rebels roll over Broncos

Rebels roll over Broncos

Rebels 6 Broncos 2 The Red Deer Rebels closed out a mini-two…

Rebels roll over Broncos
Rebels fall in OT to Tigers

Rebels fall in OT to Tigers

Tigers 4 Rebels 3 (OT) The Red Deer Rebels went toe-to-toe with…

Rebels fall in OT to Tigers
Arshdeep Bains and Co. embracing the spotlight as season winds down

Arshdeep Bains and Co. embracing the spotlight as season winds down

Arshdeep Bains is very aware of what he has become this season.…

Arshdeep Bains and Co. embracing the spotlight as season winds down
The Red Deer Rebels will try and get back in the win column Friday night against the Spokane Chiefs. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)

Rebels to face stiff test in red hot Spokane Chiefs

It’s been almost three years since the Spokane Chiefs set foot inside…

The Red Deer Rebels will try and get back in the win column Friday night against the Spokane Chiefs. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)
Edmonton Oil Kings winger Carter Souch buries a backhand on Ethan Anders in the first period on a penalty shot during WHL action Saturday at the Centrium. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)

Edmonton Oil Kings blank Rebels 4-0

Oil Kings 4 Rebels 0 The Edmonton Oil Kings showed once again…

Edmonton Oil Kings winger Carter Souch buries a backhand on Ethan Anders in the first period on a penalty shot during WHL action Saturday at the Centrium. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)
Red Deer Rebels earn fourth straight win, knock off ICE 2-1

Red Deer Rebels earn fourth straight win, knock off ICE 2-1

Rebels 2 ICE 1 The puck was on and off Ben King’s…

Red Deer Rebels earn fourth straight win, knock off ICE 2-1
Red Deer Rebels centre Jayden Grubbe, 17, is currently one of the top faceoff men in the WHL. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)

The Art of the Faceoff: How the Red Deer Rebels are finding success in the circle

Cam Hausinger oddly turns his stick around if he has to use…

Red Deer Rebels centre Jayden Grubbe, 17, is currently one of the top faceoff men in the WHL. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)
The Red Deer Rebels scored three goals in the first period Saturday night in their first home game in two weeks against the Tri-City Americans. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)

Red Deer Rebels win in wild style over Tri-City Americans

Rebels 7 Americans 5 The night started and ended with fireworks of…

The Red Deer Rebels scored three goals in the first period Saturday night in their first home game in two weeks against the Tri-City Americans. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)
Rebels return from B.C. swing to host Tri-City Americans

Rebels return from B.C. swing to host Tri-City Americans

As the Tri-City Americans drop into Red Deer to face the Rebels…

Rebels return from B.C. swing to host Tri-City Americans